This patient with a history of rheumatoid arthritis presented with a several-month history of a painful left calf. What is the diagnosis? A) Baker's cyst B) Gastrocnemius tear C) Meniscal cyst D) Lipoblastoma E) Septic arthritis


History of RA therefore painful left calf is due to A) Baker's cyst

A - Baker's cyst . Baker's cyst is seen in Rheumatoid arthritis

A. Backer's Cyst....Popliteal cyst.. A fluid-filled cyst behind the knee. A Baker's cyst is usually the result of knee-joint conditions, such as arthritis or torn cartilage, that cause the knee to produce too much lubricating fluid. It is usually the result of a problem with your knee joint, such as arthritis or a cartilage tear. Both conditions can cause your knee to produce too much fluid, which can lead to a Baker's cyst.

D ) Lipoblastoma

A) Baker's Cyst

A Baker's cyst